Practice Areas | Legal Specialties
The Grand Rapids attorneys at Tanis Schultz offer clients experience and knowledge in multiple areas of the law, including auto accidents, criminal defense, divorce , estate planning, family law, personal injury, social security and disability benefits and workers compensation.
When you need sound advice, dedicated support and experienced and professional representation, the attorneys at Tanis Schultz will deliver.
The Grand Rapids attorneys at Tanis Schultz specialize in:
- Auto Accidents
- Criminal Defense
- Divorce Law
- Estate Planning
- Family Law
- Personal Injury Law
- Social Security Law
- Workers Compensation Law
Auto accidents can be caused by a variety of factors, including driver negligence, defective vehicle components, poorly maintained roads, or badly installed parts. Moreover, substandard medical care can sometimes aggravate the damage caused by the initial auto accident. Do you know what to do if you have been injured in an auto accident?
If you've been injured in an auto accident caused at least in part by someone else's negligence or by a defective car product, you may be able to receive financial compensation. Compensation can help cover the costs you incurred for the medical care you required, for the wages that you have lost or may lose in the future as a result of the injury, as well as for your pain and suffering. Consulting with an experienced Grand Rapids accident attorney is the best way to assess your chances of receiving such compensation.Back To Top
If you have been arrested, you need an experienced Grand Rapids criminal defense attorney as soon as possible to make sure your rights are respected and that your case is properly investigated by a lawyer.
For a Criminal Defense Attorney who knows the law, the courts and how to aggressively represent his clients, contact the law firm of Tanis Schultz in Grand Rapids MI. Our Grand Rapids criminal defense attorneys have handled a wide range of criminal cases, including all felonies & misdemeanors, traffic violations, drunk driving, license restoration & drug forfeitures. Learn more about criminal defense here.Back To Top
Regardless of your situation, divorce and separation can be frustrating and painful for you, your spouse and your children. The experienced and compassionate Grand Rapids divorce attorneys at Tanis Schultz will assist you through this difficult process.
A Tanis Schultz Grand Rapids divorce attorney will make every effort to help you smoothly navigate this overwhelming process, by providing you with the knowledge and experience necessary to make informed and wise decisions throughout your case. We have successfully handled Grand Rapids divorce cases and are ready to help you achieve a positive outcome.Back To Top
Do you have questions about preparing an estate plan in Michigan? At, our Grand Rapids estate planning attorneys will give you peace of mind by preparing your estate planning documents and will addressing the concerns unique to your family. Your Tanis Schultz estate planning attorney will help you identify your goals and develop a plan to fit your specific needs. Our attorneys concentrate on estate planning, probate and trust administration and guardianship.
The estate planning attorneys at Tanis Schultz are familiar with state and federal laws regarding estate planning in Michigan and will provide experienced and insightful legal representation to prepare a custom fit estate plan for you and your family. There is no reason not to have a will or a trust in place, regardless of the size of your estate. Having a properly prepared estate plan will give you peace of mind — knowing that you have been proactive in planning for your family and your assets when you are gone. Learn more about estate planning here.Back To Top
The Grand Rapids family law attorneys at Tanis Schultz are dedicated to providing sound legal advice and effective representation to individuals, couples and families who are involved in divorce and family law matters in West Michigan. Our family law attorneys can handle complex divorce and family law legal issues. We offer individualized attention and dedicated service to each and every client. An experienced family law attorney will take charge of your case personally and keep you informed and involved in the process at every step.
When you are dealing with a complicated and stressful family law issue, we can provide answers and creative individual solutions that work. At our law firm, you will be in direct communication with an experienced and personable family law attorney, ensuring that you have a strong sense of control and full knowledge concerning your case. Learn more about family law here.Back To Top
Personal Injury Law
The Grand Rapids personal injury attorneys at Tanis Schultz specialize in personal injury law and all corresponding legal issues — and we are here to assist you with any and all legal inquiries. Our experienced Grand Rapids personal injury attorneys will answer all your questions concerning your personal injury. We look forward to helping you get through this difficult time and reach the best possible outcome for you and your family involving your personal injury case.
In a negligence case action, a Michigan personal injury attorney can help your case result in compensation being awarded for your injuries. Personal injury includes any harm caused to a person, such as a broken bone, a cut, or a bruise, resulting in a bodily injury. It also refers to any invasion of a personal right, including mental suffering and false imprisonment. Learn more about personal injury law here.Back To Top
Social Security Law
The Social Security attorneys at Tanis Schultz are qualified and experienced in Social Security Law throughout Michigan. Most people are denied Social Security benefits on their first application and are then successful on their appeal after hiring an experienced social security attorney to represent them.
The experienced social security attorneys at Tanis Schultz can assist you with your Social Security Disability Claim, Supplemental Security Income Claim (SSI), Supplemental Security Income Overpayment, Spouse Benefits, Survivor Benefits, Death Benefits, Medical Insurance and Medicare Insurance. Learn more about social security law here.Back To Top
Workers Compensation Law
If you have been injured at work or denied worker‘s compensation benefits, you may be entitled to worker‘s compensation. The workers compensation attorneys at Tanis Schultz in Grand Rapids, Michigan, have many years of experience collecting workers compensation benefits for their clients throughout the state — and they can help you take control of your worker‘s compensation situation. Our workers compensation attorneys will fight for the compensation and justice you deserve.
Filing a workers compensation suit is more like filing an insurance claim than a lawsuit. Tanis Schultz seek damages for all types of construction, industrial, factory and heavy equipment accidents including most major and minor injuries, including: Back Injuries, Shoulder Injuries, Sight Loss, Hearing Loss, Scars, Neck Injuries, Brain Injury, Burns, Amputation, Cuts, Muscle Tears, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Ligament tears, Knee injuries, Hip injuries, Ankle injuries, Leg injuries, Stress, Repetitive trauma and Vision or Hearing loss. Learn more about workers compensation law here.Back To Top
For more information about the Grand Rapids attorneys at Tanis Schultz, or if you have questions about a social security, workers compensation, estate planning, personal injury, family law or criminal defense issue, contact us today or call our office directly at 616.608.7149.